Kathy LaTour, former SMU CCPA adjunct professor, passed away on Friday, June 19.

Kathy began her career at SMU in 1993, teaching in the Corporate Communications and Public Affairs (CCPA) division for 16 years. There is an online memorial page where individuals can post reflections and remembrances regarding a virtual celebration of life. 

In honor of Kathy and the immeasurable impact she had at SMU, CCPA has created a student scholarship fund in her name. If anyone would like to contribute, you can do so at the link below. Under Gift Information/Area of the University, choose “Other.” Then, in the “enter designation” box, type “Corporate Communication and Public Affairs.” All gifts to this designation during this time will go to the Kathy LaTour Scholarship Fund. https://link.smu.edu/giving/smugiving

We send our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Kathy LaTour.

The CCPA Family